KENNY HADDAWAY -- 5:30-8:30 p.m. tomorrow. Fifties songs by the Kenny Haddaway Trio. Thompson Park, Dover and Washington streets, Easton. Free. 410-820-8822 or

FRIDAY NIGHT COFFEE HOUSE -- 7 p.m. tomorrow. Concert geared toward college and high school students features Signature Escape, All Rights Reserved, Miseuphoria and Bleach. Holy Grounds Coffee House, the Community Center, 623 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd., Severna Park. $7. 410-647-5843 or

BIG BAND NIGHT -- 7-10 p.m. Saturday. Performance by the Rhythm Doctors. Tolchester Beach Bandstand, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Mill Street, St. Michaels. $10; members, $5. 410-745-2916 or


POTOMAC WATERCOLORISTS -- 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Mondays. Wednesday through Aug. 1. Works by members of the Potomac Watercolorists. Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Rd., Annapolis. Free. 410-444-1777.

"HELIOTROPE BOUQUET 6" -- 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, extended hours Mondays 6-9 p.m., through July 16. Mixed media works from members of the Anne Arundel County community. Gallery, Cade Center for Fine Arts, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Pkwy., Arnold. Free. 410-777-7028 or

DOUGLAS WOLFE -- 11 a.m.-5 p.m. through Saturday. Oil paintings and graphite drawings by Douglas Wolfe. Maryland Federation of Art, Circle Gallery, 18 State Cir., Annapolis. Free. 410-268-4566 or

MEMBERS EXHIBITION -- 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays. Through July 31. Watercolors, oils, film, ceramics, sculpture, mixed media, jewelry and photography by members of the Academy Art Museum. Academy Art Museum, 106 South St., Easton. Suggested admission: $2; ages 12-18, $1. Wednesdays, free. 410-822-2787 or

EXHIBITS AT MARYLAND HALL -- 9 a.m.-5 p.m. through Saturday. Paintings by members of the Annapolis Watercolor Club, Chaney Gallery; gouache and ink works by Arab American artist Helen Zughaib, AIR Gallery. Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-5544 or

NAVAL UNIFORMS -- 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, through Aug. 31. Exhibit of midshipman uniforms and insignia, including a reproduction of an 1845 dress uniform. Armel-Leftwich Visitor Center, U.S. Naval Academy, 121 Blake Rd., Annapolis. Free. 410-293-6933 or

For Children

PIRATE ADVENTURES -- 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Children can take a 75-minute cruise along the Severn River and learn about the Chesapeake Bay's pirate history. Sponsored by Pirate Adventures on the Chesapeake. Annapolis City Marina, 410 Severn Ave., Annapolis. $16; ages 3 and younger, $8. 443-398-6270 or

PIRATES OF THE CHESAPEAKE -- 10:45-11:45 a.m. today-Monday. Pirate stories, games and music by Capt. Billy Baye and his sidekick Grumpy Stumpy the Pirate Crab. Watermark Cruises, City Dock, Annapolis. $13; ages 3-11, $8; ages 2 and younger, free. 410-268-7601 or

"GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS" -- 11:30 a.m. next Thursday. The Lost Caravan Children's Theatre Troupe performs a musical version of the children's fairy tale. Includes peanut butter and jelly or hot dog lunch. Chesapeake Music Hall, 339 Busch's Frontage Rd., Annapolis. $12. 410-626-7515 or


And Literature

"BROADSIDE BEN AND THE BIG BRASS CANNON" -- 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Cliff Long reads his newly released children's book about the adventures of Chesapeake Bay pirate Broadside Ben and his pet sidekick Grumpy Stumpy the Pirate Crab. Wise Willow, 37 Maryland Ave., Annapolis. Free. 410-268-7601 or

BOOK SIGNING -- 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, author Thad Koza reads and signs his latest book, "Tall Ships: The Fleet for the 21st Century"; 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Ross Mackenzie reads and signs his latest book, "Briefs Points." Hard Bean Coffee and Booksellers, 36 Market Space, Annapolis. Free. 410-263-8770.


And Recreation

KAYAKING -- 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Paddle along the Upper Tuckahoe on Saturday and Parker's Creek on Sunday with guides from Amphibious Horizons. Bring bag lunch. Reservations required. Amphibious Horizons, 600 Quiet Waters Park Rd., Annapolis. $80. 410-267-8742 or

DAY ON THE BAY CRUISE TO ST. MICHAELS -- 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday. Day-long cruise to St. Michaels from Annapolis's City Dock. Includes about two hours of sightseeing, lunch and shopping. Boat departs for return to Annapolis about 3:30 p.m. Reservations required. Watermark Cruises, City Dock, Annapolis. $55; ages 11 and younger, $27. 410-268-7601 or

ANNAPOLIS HARBOR, NAVAL ACADEMY AND SPA CREEK TOURS -- Forty-minute tours along Annapolis Harbor and the Naval Academy on the Harbor Queen. Forty-minute tours of Spa Creek on board the Miss Anne. Watermark Cruises, City Dock, Annapolis. $8; ages 3-11, $4; ages 2 and younger, free. 410-268-7601 or


"JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT" -- 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, through July 10. The biblical story of Joseph, his 13 brothers and his coat of many colors. Chesapeake Music Hall, 339 Busch's Frontage Rd., Annapolis. $32-$35; ages 4-12, $25. No children younger than 4 admitted. 410-626-7515 or

Plan Ahead

"GO FIGURE" -- 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, July 9-Aug. 8. Mixed media exhibit features work depicting or inspired by the human figure. 6-8 p.m. July 15, artists reception. Maryland Federation of Art, 18 State Cir., Annapolis. Free. 410-268-4566 or

FILM AT KINDER FARM PARK -- Dusk, July 9. "Looney Tunes: Back in Action." Part of "BGE's Free Friday Flicks." Kinder Farm Park, 1001 Kinder Farm Park Rd., Millersville. Free. 410-222-6115.

BENEFIT DANCE -- 8-11:30 p.m. July 9. The Fabulous Hubcaps perform during this dance to raise money for Changing Focus, a nonprofit organization that helps adults dealing with divorce, separation or the death of a spouse. Blob's Park, 8024 Blob's Park Rd., Jessup. $25. 410-721-0992 or

SKIPJACK SAILING -- 9:30 a.m. July 30. Day-long skipjack sailing class for couples, families, groups and individuals sponsored by Womanship. Registration required. Space is limited. Womanship, 137 Conduit St., Annapolis. $125. 410-267-6661 or


49 WEST -- 6-8 p.m. today, Francois Lareuse, 8:30 p.m.-midnight today, Rob Levit; 8 and 9:30 p.m. tomorrow, Mary Byrd Brown; 9 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Lisa Moscatiello; 8-11 p.m. Monday, Dan Haas with Bens Bones; 8:30 p.m.-midnight Tuesday, Unified Jazz Ensemble; 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jonathan Stone. 49 West St., Annapolis. Prices vary. 410-626-9796 or

ANDY'S -- 9 p.m. today, Big Band Method; 9 p.m. next Thursday, Eric Hisaw. 337 1/2 High St., Chestertown. Free. 410-778-6779 or

CANCUN CANTINA -- 9 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday, Neavels Creek; 9 p.m. tomorrow, Blokheads. 7501 Telegraph Rd., Hanover. Free. 410-761-6188 or

CHESHIRE CRAB -- 7:30 p.m. tomorrow, Reservoir Dogs; 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Stan and LeeAnne. 1701 Poplar Ridge Rd., Pasadena. Free. 410-360-2220.

RAMS HEAD TAVERN -- 8:30 p.m. today and tomorrow, Fabulous Thunderbirds; 7 p.m. Saturday, Doc Hochman's Dynamic Dixieland Band; 7 p.m. Monday, Jimmie Vaughn; 8 p.m. Wednesday, the Radiators; 8 p.m. next Thursday, the Searchers. 33 West St., Annapolis. Prices vary. 410-268-4545 or

SEAN DONLON'S -- 9 p.m. today, Dan Haas; 9 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday, Garyowens Band; 9 p.m. Monday, Jake; 9 p.m. Tuesday, Dana B.; 9 p.m. Wednesday, Michael O'Patricks; 9 p.m. next Thursday, Waken at Seven. 37 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-263-1993 or

WOODFIRE -- 8:30 p.m.-midnight today, Mike McHenry Duo; 8:30 p.m.-midnight tomorrow, Eric Scott Duo. 580 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park. Free. 410-315-8100.


In the Region

NATIVE GARDENS TOUR -- 2 p.m. Saturday. Hour-long guided tour through forest and meadow paths of Adkins Arboretum. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Rd., Ridgely. $5; members, free. 410-634-2847 or

FRENCH DRAWINGS -- 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Sundays, extended hours the first Thursday of every month, through 8 p.m. Through Sept. 4, 2005. Fifty 19th- and 20th-century French drawings on paper, including neoclassical landscapes, symbolist fantasies, sketches and narrative scenes. Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., Baltimore. $8; seniors, $6; students ages 18-25, $5; ages 17 and younger, free. 410-547-9000 or

-- Compiled by EILEEN RIVERS

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